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Friday, August 3, 2012

Unemployment Ticks Up to 8.3%

August 3, 2012

The Labor Department’s July jobs report saw unemployment tick up to 8.3% last month. Even worse, the more complete U6 unemployment statistic rose to 15%!  There were a few new hires, but also plenty of people dropping out of the work force altogether.  Manufacturing shrank, but so did black and Hispanic unemployment.  But, it’s evident [...]

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